In this episode, Cody Baethke shares insights into his coaching philosophy and approach to building a successful defense, which values creating TFLs. He emphasizes the importance of flexibility, adaptability, and continuous learning as key elements in his defensive strategy.
Cody Baethke is the defensive coordinator at Coe College. Coach Baethke’s success at Coe College is a testament to his dedication to crafting a well-rounded and effective defensive strategy. For his efforts, he was recognized by Hansen Ratings as the #4 Defensive Coordinator for 2023, and the DCOY in his region.
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>Background and Coaching Philosophy
>Core Beliefs on Defense
>Simplifying Defensive Techniques
>Creating Havoc with Stand-Up Defensive Linemen
>Attributes of the Hybrid Defensive Player
>Philosophy Behind Creating Tackles for Loss
>Importance of Tackles for Loss on Defense
>Training Linebackers for Tracking and Tackling
>Techniques for Cloud Coverage and Inserting Safeties